On the front lines of the African climate change battle
'99.99% of antiques in the market are fake'
22 Oct 2010 01:59 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
The African American vote was key to putting the Democratic party in office in the United States.
Motivated by the prospect of America's first black president Barack Obama, and his campaign of hope and change, African American voters turned out in record numbers for the 2008 presidential election.
But will the Democrats be able to count on the black vote this election? Al Jazeera's Casey Kauffman went to Obama's hometown of Chicago to find out.
Source: Al Jazeera
Is the upcoming election in the US being hijacked by big money and political extremists on both sides?
Politics, US & Canada, United States
During the current US midterm election campaigns, truth is most definitely stranger than fiction.
Over-fishing threatens not only the survival of shark species, but also impoverished fishing communities in Madagascar.
Poverty & Development, Environment, Africa
Meet the man reporting on the stories some of Lebanon's most powerful people would rather you didn't know about.
Journalism under fire, Human Rights, Middle East
Despite rain, worshippers gather to greet Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya and attend mass.
Africa, Kenya, Pope Francis
On Pope Francis's visit to Kenya, rights activists question Church stance on reproductive rights.
At least 44 people killed and scores wounded in air attack on popular marketplace in town of Ariha, activists say.
War & Conflict, Syria, Russia, Syrian crisis, Middle East
Police also pepper spray activists defying ban on demonstrations in Paris, a day ahead of UN summit on climate change.
Environment, Europe, France
The insatiable appetite for antiques by China's growing nouveau riche is feeding a counterfeit industry.
Asia, China, Business & Economy
Bollywood actor Aamir Khan faces backlash over what he describes as growing intolerance and insecurity in India.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Asia
Ibrahim Boubacar Keita discusses the Bamako hotel attack, what his government plans to do next and the volatile north.
Politics, Mali, War & Conflict
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests